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Intro PowerPoint Intermediate/AdvancedPreview
|Section 1: Customizing the PowerPoint Environment|
Customizing the PowerPoint Environment - OverviewPreview
|Place all the commands you need for quick access on the Quick Access Toolbar, so you can grab them quickly. In this video you'll learn how to use the Quick Access Toolbar in PowerPoint.|
|Under "Options" in PowerPoint 2010 , you can set the color scheme, the language, the default location or the ribbon. In the advanced options you can decide how PowerPoint should behave with respect to the slide show, for example. This video is dedicated to the details of the parameters and the effects of this dialog box.|
|The number of the current slide, the color scheme, and the language are set in the status bar on the left by default. You can customize this display and either disable or add more fields.|
|You can control and exactly specify everything in PowerPoint, whether it's the storage destination or the file type. In this video you'll learn how to set up the save options for presentations.|
|Section 2: Customizing a Design Template|
Customizing a Design Template - OverviewPreview
|Every presentation requires a uniform template. In this video you'll learn how to process, adapt or even create a new slide master.|
|The templates for new slides that suit your needs are not always available. This video shows you how you can create user-defined templates for this purpose and save them for future use.|
|Simply edit existing designs and modify them as you like. By being able to save them, they are now available in the gallery. All colors, fonts, and effects can be combined. The video will show you how to create a custom design.|
|Display the main content, such as the creation date of the presentation or their titles, for example, on all the slides. In this video you'll learn how to use the headers and footers in PowerPoint presentations.|
|Section 3: Adding SmartArt Graphics to a Presentation|
Adding SmartArt Graphics to a Presentation - OverviewPreview
|PowerPoint offers your numerous possibilities to present content in a graphic way. In this video you'll learn how to insert SmartArts.|
|Section 4: Adding Special Effects to a Presentation|
Adding Special Effects to a Presentation - OverviewPreview
|Make use of the opportunity of presenting your content in the form of a video. In this video you'll learn how to insert a video.|
|You often have to use special effects to present your content in a particularly effective way. In this video you'll learn how to use the advanced animation options in PowerPoint.|
|In this video you'll learn how to specify the animation order.|
|Section 5: Customizing a Slide Show|
Customizing a Slide Show - OverviewPreview
|You can use a presentation for different lectures and target groups. In this video you'll learn how to create a custom slide show.|
|Use presentation effects to highlight certain content particularly clearly. In this video you'll learn how to set up a slide show.|
|Make references to important content or important external content within the slides. In this video you'll learn how to use hyperlinks.|
|Create an interactive button: You can decide whether the button is activated by a mouse click or a "mouse over". This makes it possible for you to quickly carry out actions during a presentation, such as starting a video, switching between slides or following a link to a website. Existing text fields can also be transformed into such buttons.|
|Prepare your presentation for automatic showing. In this video you'll learn how to rehearse new timings for the display duration.|
|You can delete undesired or superfluous slides, or simply fade these out. In this video you'll learn how to hide slides.|
Summary Customize a Slide Show
|Section 6: Collaborating on a Presentation|
Collaborating on a Presentation - OverviewPreview
|Before you deliver your presentation, you should have your colleagues review it. They can then make suggestions directly in the slide using the comment function. You may accept or reject them. You even can use the comment function as a notepad. If you would like to add something somewhere later on, the comment can help you remember this.|
|When working on a presentation together with your colleagues, you can simplify the workflow: Publish the presentation in the SharePoint Server. Now your colleagues have quick access to it. You can decide during publishing if the entire presentation or only individual slides should be uploaded to SharePoint.|
|Section 7: Securing and Distributing a Presentation|
Securing and Distributing a Presentation - OverviewPreview
|PowerPoint is more than just a presentation program. In this video you'll learn how to create a video in PowerPoint 2010.|
Best Practices Compress images - Video
|Use the possibility of playing the presentation with the aid of a PowerPoint viewer. In this video you'll learn how to play your PowerPoint presentation entirely without PowerPoint.|
|The "PDF" file format ensures that your presentation will be displayed the same way on each computer. Additionally there are other file formats. If you want to share the presentation with your colleagues, make sure that they also have the option to open the file format. Here you can learn about the different possibilities for file formats.|
|Once you publish your presentation in SharePoint, it will still not be safe from unauthorized access. Therefore, protect your presentation in advance with a password, store it as read-only or attach a digital signature to the document.|
Best Practices Password - Protection - autorecovery
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